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NEW YORK CITY - The following are excerpts from the Sept. 12, 2002 Lime Springs Herald. Steve Lorenzo, a 1984 Crestwood graduate and the son of Lynne and the late Frank Lorenzo of Cresco, recalled his experiences. On Sept. 11, 2001, Lorenzo worked on Wall Street, seven blocks from the World Trade...
NEW YORK CITY - Sharon (Murphy) Hoverman and her daughter, Carol, described their experiences of running from the base of the Twin Towers on 9/11 two separate times over the next year. Sharon (who is the sister of Mark Murphy of Cresco) recalled her experiences in the Sept. 20, 2001 Lime Springs...
HOWARD COUNTY - It is a small world.  That saying was reinforced right after the Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2001 attacks in New York City, Arlington, Va. and western Pennsylvania.  The attacks affected residents in and around Howard County, and several individuals from the area had loved ones  with first...
Carol and Kevin Lundt introduced themselves to Cresco City Council members. Lundts have purchased the former Southside Bar & Grill and renamed it Broken Road Grill & Bar. They are still remodeling the building and plan to open the middle of October.
NORTHEAST IOWA - That is not a misprint! There have been multiple reports of the Elma area racking up 12-14 inches from Friday morning through Sunday morning, about 48 hours. Those living in the southwest part of Howard County were probably tired of dodging rain showers to dump the water gauge!...
CRESCO - “Pretty Woman.” “In Dreams.” “Only the Lonely.” “Crying.” What do those songs have in common? Why Roy Orbison, of course! He recorded all those songs during his short life. He died at the age of 52 in 1988. If you liked his rockabilly/ country and western style, come to a Roy Orbison...
CRESCO - There were nine veterans who were honored for their service on Saturday, Aug. 28.   Sandy Thorson and her crew took advantage of the Harvest Tent venue, during Norman Borlaug Harvest Fest to honor some of the areas bravest.   Nate Thorson led the crowd in the National Anthem and Pledge of...
CRESCO - One of the biggest attractions during Cresco’s Norman Borlaug Harvest Fest came back with a vengeance after being canceled in 2020 due to COVID-19. This year, the rain nearly forced administration at Regional Health Services of Howard County Hospital Auxiliary to question whether to...
CRESCO - Rain was a four-letter word for the Norman Borlaug Harvest Fest weekend, but that didn’t stop locals from celebrating Borlaug. The official beginning of NBHF was held at opening ceremonies, which were moved from Beadle Park to the Harvest Tent because of r@!n showers. Howard County...
HOWARD COUNTY - The Nov. 2, 2021 election will include voting for city council and school board members. Those wishing to run for any of these offices were able to start filing on Monday, Aug. 23. The civic-minded individuals have until Sept. 16 to turn in their papers. Current council seats up for...

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